Gianluca Stringhini, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor (ECE)

Assistant Professor (ECE)

  • Primary Appointment Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Education PhD, University of California Santa Barbara, 2014
  • Honors and Awards Second Place, CSAW Europe Best Applied Research Award, 2017
    Finalist, CSAW Europe Best Applied Research Award, 2017
    Finalist, CSAW North America Best Applied Research Award, 2017
    Best Paper Nominee, International Conference on Web and Social Media (ICWSM), 2017
    Best Paper Award, APWG eCrime Symposium, 2017
    Nominee, UCLU Student Choice Teaching Awards, University College London Union, 2017
    Nominee, UCLU Student Choice Teaching Awards, University College London Union, 2016
    Google Research Award, Google Inc., 2015
    Outstanding Dissertation Award, Department of Computer Science, UC Santa Barbara, 2014
    Symantec Research Labs Graduate Fellowship, Symantec Corp., 2012
    Best Student Paper Award, Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC), 2010
    Summa cum laude honors, Università degli Studi di Genova, 2009
  • Areas of Interest Data-driven methods to better understand and mitigate malicious activity online (cybercrime, online harassment, trolling, disinformation)
    System security with an application to mobile systems and malware mitigation
    Web securityOnline social network security

Publications

Affiliation: Primary & Affiliated Faculty (ECE)